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Alexander Skogberg

UX Designer in Stockholm

Hi, I’m a UX Designer based in Stockholm. I dig design systems, accessibility, and loud rock music.

CV

My experience summarized on two pages (if you print it)

Employment

inUse, 2015 -

UX Designer

Here I'm improving my skill set by collaborating more with other designers and focusing on design systems, graphic design, usability testing, and concept work. I'm working in multi-disciplinary teams with clients like Feelgood, Telenor, Svenska Spel, and SEB. I'm also giving talks and writing for our company blog.

HiQ Stockholm, 2011 - 2015

UX Designer and Frontend Developer

Here I gained vast experience in accessibility, prototyping, usability testing, and mobile first. I primarily worked in multi-disciplinary teams with clients such as SVT, Klarna, the Swedish Post and Telecom Authority, Kambi, KIBI, and rock band Backyard Babies.

Nya Åland, 2007 - 2012

Freelance Journalist

Here I improved my writing skills by reviewing albums, concerts, and games as well as writing tech columns.

Education

Master in Interaction Design

Chalmers University of Technology, 2008 - 2010

My master thesis involved creating a design concept for mobile reporting and work order handling. Observational studies and interviews were performed with technicians in different fields.

Bachelor in Computer Science and Engineering

Chalmers University of Technology, 2005 - 2008

My bachelor thesis involved developing an application for recording gestures performed with the Nintendo Wii Remote.

Courses in interactive sketching

Mårten Angner, 2014 and 2015

Information at angner.com/speaker-teacher.

Courses in app development for iOS and Android

Umeå University and Mid Sweden University, 2010

Skills

  • Design systems
  • Accessibility
  • Usability testing
  • Interaction design
  • Graphic design
  • Mobile first
  • Prototyping
  • Wireframing
  • Sketching

Tools

  • Pen, paper, and Tipp-Ex
  • Figma and Sketch
  • Pixelmator Pro
  • Invision
  • Zeplin
  • HTML, CSS, and Javascript
  • Wordpress
  • Nova and Codekit
  • Git

Languages

  • Swedish (native)
  • English (fluent)
  • German (basic)
  • Finnish (some grammar)

Other

  • Three degrees in classic guitar
  • Extensive meme crafting skills
Much responsive Many CSS Very breakpoint So media query Such HTML Wow